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6 Building A Patio You Can Be Proud Of

More than ever, Australians are spending time in their back yards. If you’re reading this during the 2020 lock-down, you’ll know exactly what I’m talking about. In my 20 years working in the local construction industry I’ve seen hundreds of patio designs come across my desk – some excellent designs, and some not so good. I’ve […]

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2 Tips for engaging a structural engineer

Tips for owner builders on engaging structural engineers: 1. Know what you want to build and what type of materials you want to make it out of. If you have a particular peculiar material in mind and there’s a certain manufacturer of it that you wish to use, then know their name and preferably have […]

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